About Us

Sergiy M. Sivochek, PhD, LL.M Founder and principal

Sergiy M. Sivochek is the founder and principal of Sivochek IP Law Center. His law practice is focused on branding and protection of trademarks, copyrights, domains and other Intellectual Property in the Unites States, internationally, and on the Internet. He also offers counsel and strategic advice on a wide range of issues including IP licensing, import-export of cutting edge technology and scientific know-how, including digital technologies and biotechnology. He also offers experience in bio-research approval regulations and legal frameworks, ethical approvals, as well as FDA and CDC regulations, approvals and permits. His areas of expertise include:

Global Trademark selection, registration, protection and enforcement
Copyright and Domain Name protection
U.S. Customs Enforcement and anti-counterfeiting
Uniform Dispute Resolution (UDRP) complaints and ACPA enforcement
Bio-research licensing, FDA regulations and IRB approvals, CDC permits
Import-export of biotechnology, software, digital technologies and scientific know-how

In addition to his law degree from the University of Minnesota Law School, Sergiy Sivochek earned his PhD in Ukraine in 2003.

Prior to the establishment of his own law practice, Sergiy M. Sivochek was with a prominent law firm in Los Angeles for many years, focusing exclusively on matters involving Intellectual Property and protecting innovation on behalf of global corporations and start-up companies alike.

Sergiy M. Sivochek is admitted to the practice of law in California and New York. He is fluent in Ukrainian and Russian.


  • California
  • New York


  • LL.M., University of Minnesota Law School
  • PhD, Higher Assessment Commission (VAK), Kiev, Ukraine


  • Edmund S. Muskie scholar, 2003